River of the gods : genius, courage, and betrayal in the search for the source of the Nile / Candice Millard.
Book | Doubleday | 2022 | First edition.
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Edition
First edition.
Description
xii, 349 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Note
Map on endpapers.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-328) and index.
Contents
Prologue: Obsession -- Part one: Some gallant heart. A blaze of light ; Shadows ; Bond for our blood ; The Abban ; The enemy is upon us -- Part two: What might have been, what would have been. Into the mouth of Hell ; What a curse is a heart ; Horror vacui ; Bombay ; Death was written ; An old enemy ; Tanganyika ; To the end of the world -- Part three: Fury. The knives are sheathed ; 'Twas me he shot ; An exile's dream ; Hard as bricks -- Part four: The malignant tongues of friends. The prince ; Damn their souls ; Neston Park ; The weary heart grows cold -- Epilogue: Ashes.
Summary
Set against the backdrop of the race to exploit Africa by the colonial powers, a story of courage and adventure brings to life the rivalry between two enemies-a decorated soldier and a young aristocrat/Army officer-as they set out to find the mysterious headwaters of the Nile River.
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ISBN
9780385543101 (hardcover)
0385543107 (hardcover)
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